Tuesday 3 March 2015

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Book online and save 10 per cent at Slimbridge

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Save 10 percent on the admission price to Slimbridge when you book online.

Slimbridge Wetland Centre offers a fantastic value day out all year round, with the added chance to now save 10 per cent...

Three months free National Trust membership

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Snowshill Manor is just one of the National Trus properties in Gloucestershire.

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News

Westonbirt Arboretum awarded VisitBritain accolade

Family-friendly attraction Westonbirt Arboretum has been praised for its visitor experience.

Westonbirt Arboretum near Tetbury has been awarded a Gold Accolade by VisitEngland in recognition...

Mr Bloom to star at RHS Malvern Spring Festival 2015

CBeebies television star, Mr Bloom, will be in attendance at the RHS Malvern Spring Festival 2015.

CBeebies star, Mr Bloom will be a particularly popular attraction for younger visitors at the RHS Malvern Spring Festival...

New indoor play area to open at Slimbridge Wetland Centre

Children can also learn more about amphibians at Slimbridge Wetland Centre.

Family-friendly attraction Slimbridge Wetland Centre is opening a new play area at the start of the February half term,...

Meet the Baby Package launches at The Montpellier Chapter

The Montpellier Chapter is launching a new 4D scan package for expectant parents.

The Montpellier Chapter Hotel in Cheltenham has joined forces with Hello Baby to offer parents-to-be an exciting new 4D...

Gloucester Museums launches young designers competition

Will you be inspired to capture the Gloucester Rugby team in your poster?

Gloucester Museums is inviting creative young rugby fans to design a poster for the upcoming ‘WOW Rugby’ exhibition.

Cattle Country Adventure Park welcomes new rare cattle breeds

Cattle Country Adventure Park has welcomed new rare cattle breeds to its park as part of its spring investments.

A firm favourite for Gloucestershire families, Cattle Country Adventure Park has welcomed new rare cattle breeds to the...

Unlimited admission introduced at Gloucester Museums

Visitors can enjoy unlimited entry to Gloucester Museums with their new admission prices.

Visitors to Gloucester Folk and City Museums can expect better value for money as the new prices offer unlimited admission...

British Airways to showcase its rarest airbus at RIAT

British Airways will showcase one of its rarest airbuses at RIAT2015.

British Airways will fly in one of its rarest business class airbuses to Gloucestershire for a static display at the Royal...

New attractions at Cattle Country Adventure Park

Cattle Country Adventure Park will invest in new attractions for 2015.

A giant indoor animal touch barn and new educational zones will be unveiled at Cattle Country Adventure Park this spring,...

Events

Cheltenham College Preparatory School Open Morning

Saturday 7 March 2015

Check out Cheltenham College Preparatory School and its facilities for yourself, during its upcoming open morning.

Head to one of Cheltenham’s most prestigious independent schools this March, and get an insight into how their state-of-the-art...

Cheltenham College Open Morning

Saturday 14 March 2015

Discover the outstanding academic and extracurricular facilities on offer at the prestigious Cheltenham College this autumn.

Cheltenham College will be abuzz with teachers, pupils, and families this October when it opens its doors to prospective...

Mother's Day Sunday Luncheon in Gloucester

Sunday 15 March 2015

Mums get a free gift with lunch at Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall this Mother’s Day.

Treat mum to a three-course luncheon with all the trimmings, plus a special gift, at Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall this...

Jurassic Adventures at Cheltenham Town Hall

Monday 23 March 2015

Journey back in time and watch as dinosaurs take over Cheltenham Town Hall in Jurassic Adventures.

Journey back in time to a world where dinosaurs ruled the earth in a brand new production of Jurassic Adventures at Cheltenham...

Easter Adventure at Over Farm Market

Saturday 28 March to Monday 6 April 2015

Over Farm market is packed with fun activities for children this Easter.

With animals, trails, fairground rides and more, Over Farm Market will host ten jam-packed days bursting with fun in its...

The Amazing Bubble Man at Cheltenham Town Hall

Monday 30 March 2015

Children and adults alike will be amazed when the Amazing Bubble Man comes to Cheltenham.

Bursting with bubble tricks, comedy and science, don’t miss the Amazing Bubble Man when he comes to Cheltenham Town...

Easter at Roses Theatre

Monday 30 March to Saturday 4 April 2015

Pop! is just one of many events taking to the Roses Theatre this Easter.

With an exciting, family-friendly programme of film screenings and live events planned, there’s something to entertain...

Girls Only Rugby Camp in Cirencester

Tuesday 31 March 2015

Female rugby players can get some hands-on experience this Easter at Gloucester Rugby’s Girls Only rugby camp.

Female rugby players across the county can develop their skills with Gloucester Rugby coaches – and meet some of the players...

The Lego Movie at Bacon Theatre

Tuesday 31 March 2015

Join Emmet on a hilarious adventure through the Lego universe at Bacon Theatre.

Keep the little ones entertained with a host of Easter activities at the Bacon Theatre in Cheltenham, and a special screening...

Easter holiday at Leisure at Cheltenham

Tuesday 31 March to Thursday 9 April 2015

Little ones can burn off any excess energy from all of those Easter eggs at Leisure at Cheltenham.

‘Thriller’ street dancing, trampolining, swimming crash courses, junior badminton, mini squash and much more promises...

Events

Lost in the Willows launch at Sudeley Castle and Gardens

Wednesday 1 April 2015

Sudeley Castle and Gardens will see the launch of its brand new Lost in the Willows maze this Easter holiday.

One of Cheltenham’s best-loved family destinations, Sudeley Castle and Gardens will see the launch of its brand...

Charlie and Lola at Parabola Arts Centre

Saturday 4 to Monday 6 April 2015

Pop along to the Parabola Arts Centre this Easter for Charlie and Lola’s Extremely New Play.

Go on a swashbuckling adventure with Charlie and look after Sizzles the dog with Lola, when their Extremely New Play comes...

Hatter's Tea Party at Blackfriars Priory

Sunday 5 April 2015

Don’t be late for this very important date when Blackfriars Priory hosts a Hatter’s Tea Party.

Follow the white rabbit to Gloucester Blackfriars, where an Alice in Wonderland-inspired Easter extravaganza awaits, complete...

Journey of Turtle at Cheltenham Town Hall

Monday 6 April 2015

Dive into a magical world and discover the Journey of Turtle at Cheltenham Town Hall.

With shadows, puppets and storytelling, Journey of Turtle is sure to provide a delightful family day out at Cheltenham...

Junior Rugby Camp in the Forest of Dean

Tuesday 7 to Wednesday 8 April 2015

Aspiring rugby players can get some hands on experience this Easter with Gloucester Rugby’s junior camp.

Mini rugby players across the county can develop their skills with Gloucester Rugby coaches – and meet some of the players...

Mega Roller Disco in Cheltenham

Saturday 18 April 2015

Get your skates on this September, when the Mega Roller Disco returns to Cheltenham.

Get your skates on for the next Cheltenham Mega Roller Disco, rolling into the Town Hall this April for family and adult...

IMagician: The Evolution of Magic at Cheltenham Town Hall

Friday 1 May 2015

Don’t trust your eyes when illusionist, Jamie Allan, comes to Cheltenham Town Hall.

Don’t trust your eyes when the incredible illusionist, Jamie Allan, comes to Cheltenham Town Hall with his show...

Amberley Cow Hunt

Saturday 2 to Sunday 3 May 2015

See if you can spot the Sugar Plum Dairy and a host of other novelty characters, during the sixth annual Amberley Cow Hunt.

Spot the ‘amoosingly’ named cows hidden around the village of Amberley, tuck into cakes at the vintage tea tent, and have...

RHS Malvern Spring Festival

Thursday 7 to Sunday 10 May 2015

Gardening, food, flowers and celebrities await at this year’s RHS Malvern Spring Festival.

Inspirational show gardens, gardening experts and television personalities, celebrity chefs Ramond Blanc and Greg Wallace,...

Road to 2015 sponsored walk at Gloucester Rugby

Saturday 9 May 2015

Raise funds for a host of local, worthwhile charities by joining the Road to 2015 sponsored walk.

Put your best foot forward for charity and take part in a three-mile sponsored walk around the famous city sights, organised...

Sudeley Castle's Family Fun Day

Sunday 24 May 2015

Meet animals, see Punch and Judy, explore the new maze, and much more at Sudeley’s Biggest Ever Family Fun Day.

From bouncy castles and animal encounters to a Punch and Judy show and magic tricks, Sudeley Castle’s Family Fun Day looks...

Robert Dover's Cotswold Olimpick Games

Friday 29 May 2015

The 2015 event will be recreating more than 400 years of Cotswold history. © Betty Stocker.

Robert Dover’s Cotswold Olimpick Games 2015 will be providing Gloucestershire residents and visitors with a unique sporting...

Festival in the Forest

Saturday 4 to Sunday 5 July 2015

Whitemead Forest Park will provide the stunning setting for the family-friendly Festival in the Forest 2015.

Head into the enchanted Forest of Dean for a spellbinding weekend of music, food, creativity and play at Whitemead Forest...

The Cotswold Show and Food Festival

Saturday 4 to Sunday 5 July 2015

There will be something for everyone at this the 2015 Cotswold Show.

Families and their four-legged friends will be heading to Cirencester Park in their thousands to enjoy the Cotswold Show...

Pied Piper Junior Aquathlon in Cheltenham

Saturday 11 July 2015

Take the plunge in the Junior Aquathlon 2015 at Sandford Parks Lido in Cheltenham.

Kids can compete in the Pied Piper Junior Aquathlon at Sandford Parks Lido this summer and not only raise funds for two...

Tewkesbury Classic Vehicle Festival

Sunday 23 August 2015

Feast your eyes upon hundreds of vintage motors and super cars at Tewkesbury Classic Vehicle Festival 2014.

The Tewkesbury Classic Vehicle Festival 2015 promises an assortment of delights for petrol heads and plenty of family...

Witcombe Cider Festival

Saturday 29 to Sunday 30 August 2015

Witcombe Cider Festival 2015 promises a barrel of laughs and the finest ciders around.

Sup on the finest county ciders and real ales, see a host of live music acts, enjoy entertainment spanning sports and...

Five Valleys Walk in Stroud

Sunday 27 September 2015

Step on it and get walking across the Five Valleys to raise funds for Meningitis Now.

All ages and abilities can join the Meningitis Trust for the 21-mile Five Valleys Walk through stunning Cotswolds countryside....

Guides

Marchants Coaches spring day trips 2015 guide

Catch one of the best productions on the West End with a trip to see The Lion King.

Whether you want to treat the kids to an Easter outing, take a trip to London or visit a fictional land, Marchants Coaches...

Gloucestershire nurseries guide

Let SoGlos give you a helping hand in finding a great Gloucestershire nursery, day nursery or kindergarten.

Get a head start in hunting for the perfect nursery in Gloucestershire with SoGlos’s dedicated guide.

Gloucestershire independent schools guide

Parents are spoilt for choice by the wealth of top independent schools in Gloucestershire.

Discover some of the finest independent schools in Gloucestershire and the surrounding area, in SoGlos’s dedicated guide.

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